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FIRST LOOK: Meet the new Ghostface mask for the Scream TV series…

June 4th, 2015 by Marc Comments

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Well, this isn’t the Scream that you know…

While MTV have been holding off on showing the new mask, we finally get to see it today, with the premiere only a few short weeks away.

And whatever that is, it’s not Scream… yet.

Exec producer Jaime Paglia said: “The [original] mask is so iconic. If you were to have that mask in a television series, but you weren’t following any of the characters [from the original], I believe that would be misleading the audience.”

Exec producer Jill Blotevogel added: “It evokes some of the Jason hockey mask and the white Michael Myers mask, but it’s still first and foremost evocative of the Scream mask. It’s sort of a reinvention while also paying homage.”

Wes Craven, creator and director of the iconic movie series, is a producer and said of the mask: “The new mask is cool and scary and takes the series into a new direction.  It also ties into the story, which I won’t give away.” 

What is you guys think? We really want this to be good… but the proof of the pudding will be in the eating

In the “Scream” TV Series, everyone has secrets. Everyone tells lies. Everyone is fair game. What starts as a YouTube video going viral, soon leads to problems for the teenagers of Lakewoodand serves as the catalyst for a murder that opens up a window to the town’s troubled past.

“Scream” stars Bex Taylor-Klaus, Willa Fitzgerald, John Karna, Connor Weil and Amadeus Serafini.

The new series will premiere on June 30.

Source: EW

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Marc is a self-confessed nerd. Ever since seeing Star Wars for the first time around 1979 he’s been an unapologetic fan of the Wars and still believes, with Clone Wars and now Underworld, we are yet to see the best Star Wars. He’s a dad of two who now doesn’t have the time (or money) to collect the amount of toys, comics, movies and books he once did, much to the relief of his long-suffering wife. In the real world he’s a graphic designer. He started Following the Nerd because he was tired of searching a million sites every day for all the best news that he loves and decided to create one place where you can go to get the whole lot. Secretly he longs to be sitting in the cockpit of his YT-1300 Corellian Transport ship with his co-pilot Chewie, roaming the universe, waiting for his next big adventure, but feels just at home watching cartoons with his kids….

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